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MMC Calendar

posted on Wed, Jul 13 2016 11:31 am by MN Music Coalition

Jillian Rae & Eric Martin (Americana)
Wednesday, July 27, 12-1 pm
Landmark Center
75 W. 5th Street
St. Paul, MN
Free & all ages! / Share on Facebook
We're proud to sponsor this summer's Music in the Cafe series downstairs from our offices at Landmark Center! Bring your own lunch or enjoy eats from Anita's Cafe or one of the awesome food trucks lined up outside the building on Market Street. Free and good for all ages, this series features a wide variety of Minnesota musical talent! Full schedule here.


2016 Nershfest Music & Beer Festival (rock, jazz, bluegrass)
Saturday, July 30, 12-10 pm
Summit Brewing
910 Montreal Circle
St. Paul, MN
Free & all ages! / Share on Facebook
This year's Nershfest features a full day of beer, food trucks, vendors and live music on two stages. Performances by Ginstrings, Hustle Rose, Filthy Animals, Northern Darling, Tin Can Gin, The Federales and more. Check out this video preview!


Pizza Luce Block Party
(hip hop, rock, blues)
Saturday, August 6, 12-10 pm
Pizza Luce Downtown
119 N. 4th Street
Minneapolis, MN
Free & all ages! / Share on Facebook
We're proud to sponsor and have a booth at this year's Pizza Luce Block Party, featuring performances by Lizzo, Carnage the Executioner, Sean Anonymous, Bruise Violet, Charlie Parr, Marah in the Mainsail and more! Taking place in downtown Minneapolis’ Warehouse District adjacent to the popular North Loop neighborhood, the event will also include local craft beer by Summit Brewing Company and Pizza Lucé pizza by the slice. More information here.


Houds of Finn (Celtic/folk)
Wednesday, August 24, 12-1 pm
Landmark Center
75 W. 5th Street
St. Paul, MN
Free & all ages! / Share on Facebook
We're proud to sponsor this summer's Music in the Cafe series downstairs from our offices at Landmark Center! Bring your own lunch or enjoy eats from Anita's Cafe or one of the awesome food trucks lined up outside the building on Market Street. Free and good for all ages, this series features a wide variety of Minnesota musical talent! Full schedule here.


Summit's 30th Anniversary Backyard Bash (rock, hip hop, pop)
Saturday, September 1012-8 pm
Summit Brewing Backyard
910 Montreal Circle
St. Paul, MN
Tickets: $30 advance / $40 gate
21+ / Kids under 12 get in free with adults
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Summit Brewing Company will celebrate three decades of creativity, consistency and community with an all-day music event benefiting the MMC. Minnesota alt-rock legend Bob Mould headlines a diverse lineup of artists with local ties, including BullydeM atlaSBad Bad HatsApollo Cobra and Nooky JonesHotpants DJs will spin vinyl between sets. More information here.